Bachelor of Science in Physics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1944; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Chicago, 1954; Doctor of Science (honorary), University Durham, England, 1983.
Research associate Institute Nuclear Studies, University of Chicago, 1954-1955;
research associate Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1955-1957;
assistant professor to associate professor, University of Chicago, 1957-1963;
professor physics, University of California, Berkeley, 1963-1994;
director particle data group Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1964-1975;
acting department chairman computer science, University of California, Berkeley, 1967-1968;
leader research group A Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1971-1973;
leader energy-efficient buildings Research program Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1975-1983;
vice chairman energy and resources graduate program, University of California, Berkeley, 1986-1994;
director Center Building Science Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, 1986-1994;
founder, acting director California Institute for Energy Efficiency, University of California, Berkeley, 1988-1990;
professor emeritus, University of California, Berkeley, since 1994;
senior advisor to assistant secretary energy efficiency, unites states department Energy, Washington, since 1994. Visiting professor College de France, Paris, 1978. Co-founder American Council Energy-Efficient Economics, 1979, chairman, 1981-1983, president, 1984-1990, board directors, 1990-1994.
Member steering committee advanced customer technical test maximum energy efficiency Pacific Gas & Electric Company, 1989-1998. Member technical advisory paneljoint commission on energy regulation and environmental State of California, 1990-1991. Member National Science and Technology Council, since 1994, civilian industrial technical com, since 1994, co-chairman subcommittee construction and building, since 1994.
Member governing board American Institute Physics, 1974-1977. Co-founder American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, 1979, Center for Energy and Climate Solution, Washington, District of Columbia. Chairman 1981-1983, president since 1984, member advisory committee California Legislation Joint Committee on Energy Regulation and Environmental, 1990-1991.
Fellow: American Physical Society (secretary, treasurer Division Particles and Fields 1967-1971, Leo Szilard award for physics in the public interest 1986). Member: National Academy of Sciences (member Panel on Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warm since 1990), American Institute Physics (member governor board 1974-1977), Federation American Science (council 1964-1972, 1977-1981, 1983-1987, 1994-1998, since 2004), National Academy Engineering.